Sustainability Summary

“We are passionate about creating an impact for a sustainable future with sheet metal and beyond.”

Alex Waser

Sustainability Highlights

Our Sustainability Strategy

Bystronic has integrated ESG into its strategy, prioritizing the operationalization of sustainability as the foundation for doing business. To achieve this goal, we have created a comprehensive end-to-end ESG performance management system that enables us to deliver significant impact beyond compliance.

Bystronic Framework


Diversity, Equity and InclusionTalent ManagementWorkplace Safety


Resource-Efficient OperationsSustainable Products and Services


Good Corporate GovernanceTrusted PartnershipsESG Ratings

Engaged People

At Bystronic, we not only aspire to be the best choice for our customers, but also for our employees. We are aware that the success of our products and services is based on people with ideas, enthusiasm, and know-how. Therefore, we actively live our corporate values: innovation, openness, and commitment.

Engaged People


Increase the share of women in management positions to 25% by 2030


Employee NPS

Sustainable Solutions

Our approach towards sustainability is based on three pillars: improve our own operational sustainability, enhance the sustainability of our customers, and inspire our industry to co-create a sustainable future for sheet metal.

Sustainable Solutions


Scope 1 & 2, total emissions (tCO₂e)


Total waste in 2022 in tons


Scope 3, total emissions


Refurbished machines in 2022

Responsible Business

We embrace good corporate governance and promote global best practices to advance a responsible and transparent supply chain. It is our goal to provide clear and accurate disclosures on the progress of our ESG performance. We strive to constantly drive impact beyond compliance.

Good corporate governance

Bystronic’s entrepreneurial spirit has remained strong over the years. In response to ever changing global trends and stake­holder expectations, we have continuously invested in new clean-tech startups with a strong focus on co-creation, leading to sustainable solutions for our company.


Number of suppliers on Ecovadis platform

Bystronic Worldwide

10Development and production sites 3,609Employees worldwide29Sales and service subsidiaries

“We are committed to advancing the sustainability and future viability of sheet metal as a material and encourage our customers and our entire industry to advocate for change.”

Michael Präger
Chief ESG Officer